APPLICATIONS & FORMS
Kennebec Valley Council of Governments (KVCOG)
KVCOG provides financing assistance for start-ups, expansions and modernizations throughout the tri-county area. Funding for the agency’s lending, grant and technical assistance programs are secured through a mix of state and federal loan and grant programs and strategic partnerships. In addition to our direct loan programs, KVCOG also provides assistance to businesses in accessing other local and state sources of financing.
Maine Small Business Development
Maine Small Business Development Centers (Maine SBDC) provides comprehensive business management assistance, training, resource and information services to Maine’s micro, technology-based business communities.
Finance Authority of Maine (FAME)
The Finance Authority of Maine (FAME) is an independent state agency that develops and administers programs related to the financing of both higher education and business in the State of Maine. FAME’s primary goal is to provide targeted financing tools, information and solutions that enable Maine citizens to take advantage of opportunities that might otherwise be unavailable.
US Small Business Administration
The U.S. Small Business Administration helps small businesses start, grow, and succeed.